Tag Archives: theatre

Workshop: Traditional Theater Training, Kyoto (summer 2018)

This summer is the 34th annual Traditional Theater Training (T.T.T.) 2018, held at the Kyoto Art Center. T.T.T. is a three-week summer intensive training program that introduces the traditional arts of noh, kyogen, and Nihonbuyo. There is also an optional kotsuzumi … Continue reading

Posted in announcements, culture, graduate school, summer program | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Resource: The Barbara Curtis Adachi Bunraku Collection

The recent launch of the The Barbara Curtis Adachi Collection provides a wonderful resource for those interested in traditional Japanese performance arts. The collection was given to Columbia University in 1991 by Barbara Curtis Adachi, a long-time bunraku theater enthusiast who … Continue reading

Posted in culture, graduate school, main posts, study tools, undergraduate, useful links | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Call for Applicants: International Noh Institute Summer Program 2017

The INI – International Noh Institute is now accepting applications for its 2017 Summer Intensive Program (September 4 – 14 2017). Participants will take part in an intensive training period, during which they will study Noh chant and dance at the INI headquarters in Kyoto with … Continue reading

Posted in announcements, culture, graduate school, study tools, summer program | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Workshop: Noh Training Project 2017 (Tokyo)

The Kita School of Noh and Theatre Nohgaku are pleased to announce the Noh Training Project Tokyo 2017–an intensive three-week workshop focusing on the performance elements of Japanese classical noh theatre. The workshop will include five hours daily of instruction … Continue reading

Posted in announcements, graduate school, study tools, summer program | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Book Announcement: Onnagata: A Labyrinth of Gendering in Kabuki Theater

Via University of Washington Press. Onnagata: A Labyrinth of Gendering in Kabuki Theater MAKI ISAKA paperback not available $50.00 HARDCOVER (9780295995106) PUBLISHED: January 2016 SUBJECT LISTING: Asian Studies / Japan; Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; Performing Arts BIBLIOGRAPHIC INFORMATION: 272 … Continue reading

Posted in announcements, culture, textbooks | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Workshop: Traditional Theater Training 2016, Kyoto

Spring has sprung! The Kyoto Art Center has at last begun accepting applications for the 32nd annual Traditional Theater Training (T.T.T.), 2016. You can find more information and downloadable application forms at the following links: http://www.kac.or.jp/eng/news/18211/(English) http://www.kac.or.jp/18211/(Japanese) T.T.T. is a three-week … Continue reading

Posted in announcements, culture, graduate school, living abroad, study abroad, study tools, summer program, undergraduate | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Book Announcement: A History of Japanese Theatre

Jonah Salz (ed.), A History of Japanese Theatre, Cambridge University Press, 2016. From the Cambridge University Press official webpage for the book: Description Japan boasts one of the world’s oldest, most vibrant and most influential performance traditions. This accessible and … Continue reading

Posted in announcements, culture | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment